Comic Corner #1: Harrow County (Vol. 1 and 2), Fables (Vol. 1)

I’ve wanted to include comic reviews, but often don’t have as much to say on a single issue or volume as I would a book. Because of this, I didn’t feel they’d necessitate a whole review of their own space-wise, and thus the idea for my Comic Corner was born! Soon, I’ll be reorganizing/alphabetizing my … Continue reading

Book Review – Ready Player One

  Title: Ready Player One Author: Ernest Cline Publisher: Random House, 2011 Pages: Paperback Edition, 384 pages Rating: 5/5 Ready Player One is the ultimate underdog story written by 2009’s Fanboys screenplay writer Ernest Cline. Set in the not-so-distant future of 2044, the world has changed and is more depressing than ever, and we’ve finally run out of our Earthly … Continue reading

Saying Goodbye to Batwoman

This week I received some really unfortunate news, via the omniscience of my Facebook news feed. The creative team behind what is literally my favorite comic book in the entire world, “Batwoman”, has decided to call it quits, citing “editorial interference” from DC as the reason behind their departure from the title. The team includes … Continue reading

The Nerd’s Guide to Getting (and Keeping) a Girlfriend

So you met a new girl and are thinking that maybe she’s the one you’re going to break your (completely voluntary) vow of celibacy for. She’s totally cute, totally nerdy and totally into you. Congratulations, bro – today is your lucky day. Maybe you spotted her in line at your LCS, picking up the newest … Continue reading